Yarn magazine began via a group of knitters at a pub in Adelaide, SA. As Barbara Coddington, the original editor said, “As knitters and crafters we like to have a yarn as much as we like to play with the stuff, so making a magazine that is smart and fun to read and explore throughout – not just in the patterns section – was essential. We think of it as ‘craft journalism’, rather than simply pretty things to make (although that is important too).”
Yarn is filled with many different techniques of playing with yarns and fibres, as well as instructional, inspirational and just plain fun articles.
You will find knitting, crochet, felting, spinning, weaving, travel, and so much more in this magazine.
Having begun in Adelaide, Yarn is still an Australian magazine, created here in Australia, and read worldwide.
For more information on contents of this issue click on “Description” below.
Published June 2011, this wonderful magazine is published each March, June, September and December.
This is another great trans-seasonal issue.
If you dread blocking jumpers (sweaters) you will love the written and photographed instructions for how to make your own jumper blocker. The traditional Shetland dressing frame has been a part of Shetland households for generations and in this issue Alexi shows how to make one. The best part is, it packs down to next to nothing and is fully adjustable for a range of sizes and sleeve types. Pure genius!
Patterns in this issue Include:
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